Daylily (Hemerocallis 'Holly Dancer') in the Daylilies Database

Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Warrell
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1988
Ploidy: Diploid
Foliage type: Dormant
Scape height: 32 inches
Bloom size: 7 inches
Bloom time: Midseason
Plant Traits: Extended Bloom
Bloom Form: Spider
Color description: brilliant red spider with green throat
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 2007
Honorable Mention: 2004
HOS: 2006

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Parentage: (Stoplight x Monseigneur Garnet) x (Stoplight x sdlg)
Child plants: 47 child plants

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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-11First summer in my garden; very pretty!
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Location: WisconsinDate: 2012-07-05A beautiful "star" in the garden.
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Location: My garden, Pequea, Pennsylvania, USADate: 2018-07-09Holly Dancer's first bloom ever in my garden.
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Comments:
Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:19 AM

Brilliant red spider variant. Well branched. One of the best UF's. Award winner.

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Discussion Threads about this plant
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July 2020 blooms by Jillz Jul 13, 2020 9:48 AM 269
September 2019 Daylily Blooms by Charlemagne Mar 25, 2020 10:30 AM 443
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Clump Shots 2019 by Seedfork Feb 17, 2020 9:52 AM 578
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July 2018 Blooms by Jillz Aug 11, 2018 5:23 PM 525
Daylily Clump Shots 2018 by Hazelcrestmikeb Oct 4, 2018 1:36 PM 198
May 2018 Seedling Blooms by beckygardener Jun 3, 2018 6:59 AM 265
Need a beautiful spider daylily about 36 inches tall or that range by Sheridragonfly Feb 25, 2018 11:39 AM 6
9th Daylily of the Day Poll (Closed) by beckygardener Oct 31, 2017 10:27 PM 34
Albino seedling by rngardnr May 26, 2018 7:09 AM 39
August 2017 Blooms by kousa Sep 1, 2017 5:19 PM 325
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Rebloom, delayed bloom and quirks by needrain Oct 6, 2017 9:44 PM 79
Weather In Your Garden ~ Summer 2017 (Closed) by Char Sep 23, 2017 5:18 AM 975
June 2017 Blooms by Altheabyanothername Aug 10, 2017 11:40 PM 645
June 2017 seedlings by gardenglory Jul 5, 2017 8:51 AM 319
May 2017 Seedling Blooms by spunky1 Jun 2, 2017 6:28 AM 266
What is your method of keeping growth records of your daylilies? by petruske Apr 16, 2017 4:44 PM 23

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